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Family and Relationships

We provide various emotional and practical support for RAF families and couples. We also provide support for children and young people growing up in the RAF Family.

Children and young people

Children and young people

Our flagship youth support programme Airplay, offers activities for youngsters aged five to 18 run by trained youth workers.

Workshops for partners of RAF personnel

Workshop for partners of RAF personnel

Access to free online workshops for partners of those serving in the RAF to help them overcome employment challenges and improve their overall wellbeing.

Online support for families

A family

Our free online platform, Building Stronger Families, provides information, guidance and tools for dealing with a range of family and relationship matters.

Family counselling

Family counselling

We have partnered with Relate to offer free and confidential family counselling.

Breaks for serving families

Breaks for serving families

Subsidised holiday breaks in popular locations across the UK for serving RAF.

Relationship counselling

Relationship counselling

We offer free and confidential relationship counselling and mediation through Relate.

How we helped Sam and Caroline

Sam and his long-term partner, Caroline, who – like many couples in today's age – had children to consider from previous relationships, reached out to Relate for some counselling sessions when they felt new pressures arise from moving in together, closer to Sam's station.

Read Sam and Caroline's story

Relationship support

Am I eligible for support?

View our eligibility checklist to see if you would qualify for help.

Get in touch

If you have any questions or would like to discuss your situation, please give us a call on 0300 102 1919 or submit a query online.